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Stanley Arms

Old Road, Anderton CW9 6AG, England
+44 1606 75059
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Old Road, Anderton CW9 6AG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for family dinner ,husbands bithday so looking forward to nice steak dinner , daughter is a vegetarian , that was one of the problems. Service very slow and staff not trained in customer service, young and inexperienced. Ordered starter that 10 min later found...More

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely appalling evening at the Stanley Arms. A local pub for my family as it's walking distance along the river with beautiful beer garden perfect for beer in the summer. However the 'restaurant' was substandard to say the least. Booked a table for 7.30pm for...More

Thank Victoria J
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub is in a good area with the boat lift right on its door step. Staff very friendly. Unfortunately the food is well below par, unable to the chips due to the potatoes having all black bits in them. previous meal was ok.Waiting time...More

Thank Catharine W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with a walking group of about 15 and pre-ordered lunch before our walk. When we got back, the meals were all served together with no undue wait. There were no issues with the friendly and helpful service. The food was perfectly acceptable pub...More

Thank LesCheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at 12.20 and ordered drink first,then ordered food. 50 minutes later, food arrived. I ordered a Sunday roast, it came with new and roast potatoes ,Yorkshire pudding and stuffing. The turkey came in unsliced blocks of meat, no vedges were offered and the stuffing...More

Thank lorraine_halstead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for late lunch, after visit to boat lift. The staff were excellent, second to none, nothing was too much trouble. The food was all well presented and there was plenty of it, we waited about 20 minutes but that's ok as all the food...More

2  Thank Holiday2excess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a quick visit to Anderton lift we decided to find a pub for lunch. We literally drove round the corner and found the Stanley Arms. It turns out that this is only a short walk from the Anderton lift and offers a good alternative...More

1  Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of 17 people who visited the Stanley Arms after a visit to the nearby Anderton Boat Lift. We rang and booked a table so they sent menus so that some of us ordered in advance. They told us that they had...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a late lunch after a walk Dog friendly in the garden. 1/2 hr wait for food ok for a bank hol although pub and garden only just half full We ordered and got a drink Flat Pepsi and a gin with flat tonic...More

1  Thank sophki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for family tea Thursday early. Not many people in to eat. The staff were lovely and attentive and polite. Drinks arrived quickly. Food arrived slowly. The portions of food were huge and looked very tasty. The prices were reasonable. My chicken curry was great...More

Thank Levsmum
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Trying to find out if the barge trips still run from there and what times the go on Saturdays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Road, Anderton CW9 6AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Anderton
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 75059